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Karl Richard Bopp

Karl Richard Bopp, American banker. Fellow Social Sci Research Council, 1932-1933, Guggenheim Foundation, 1939-1940.; Member American Economics Association, American Philosophical Society (councillor 1961-1964, secretary 1965-1967), American Academy Political and Social Science (director), American Statistics Association Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Bopp, Karl Richard was born in February 1906 in Kirkwood, Missouri, United States. Son of Andrew Theodore and Christina (Raaf) Bopp.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, University Missouri, 1928, Master of Arts, 1929, Doctor of Philosophy., 1931, Doctor of Laws, 1961. Doctor of Laws, Temple University, 1960, Cedar Crest College, 1964.

    Career

    • Assistant to associate professor of University Missouri, 1931-1941. Director research Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, 1941-1947, vice president charge research, 1947-1958, president, 1958-1970, retired, 1970. Director Atlantic City Electric Company Lecturer finance University of Pennsylvania, 1946-1958, Princeton, 1947.

      Faculty Stonier Graduate School Banking Rutgers University, 1950-1958, Central States School, University of Wisconsin, 1954-1958, executive program business administration Columbia, 1955-1958, Technology secretary Bretton Woods Monetary Conference, 1944. Special temporary assistant to Chairman of the Board Governors Federal Reserve System, 1948. Trustee, Temple University, 1964-1970.

    Works

    • Author: Agencies of Federal Reserve Policy, 1935. Hjalmar Schacht: Central Banker, 1939. Also articles.

    Membership

    Fellow Social Sci Research Council, 1932-1933, Guggenheim Foundation, 1939-1940. Member American Economics Association, American Philosophical Society (councillor 1961-1964, secretary 1965-1967), American Academy Political and Social Science (director), American Statistics Association Beta Kappa. Clubs: Cosmos (Washington).

    Connections

    • Married Ruth Callies, June 12, 1931. Children: Karl Richard, Joanna Ruth (Mistress.
    • father: Andrew Theodore Bopp
    • mother: Christina (Raaf) Bopp
    • spouse: Ruth Callies
    • children: Karl Richard Bopp
    • Joanna Ruth (Mrs Bopp
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    Born February, 1906
    Died February 24, 1979
    (aged 73)
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